‘Colombia has how to defend itself: coffee quality’.- FNC CEO

‘Colombia has how to defend itself: coffee quality’.- FNC CEO

At a time when low international grain prices threaten the sustainability of coffee production in various countries,…

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FNC and USAID launch Coffee for Peace strategy in Colombia

FNC and USAID launch Coffee for Peace strategy in Colombia

Both will work with coffee-growing families of six departments and 34 municipalities. To date, 398 tons of coffee worth US $ 1.4 million have been exported. Bogotá, October 17, 2019 (FNC Press Office) – The Colombian Coffee Growers Fed…

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4th National Aeropress Championship, this weekend at the Plaza de las Américas mall

4th National Aeropress Championship, this weekend at the Plaza de las Américas mall

Bogotá, September 27, 2019 (FNC Press Office) – This Saturday, September 28, Bogotá’s residents will enjoy the 4th National Aeropress Championship, to be held in the Plaza de las Américas mall from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. The revoluti…

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‘Cuchilla del San Juan’ Producer Association Receives Peace Award

‘Cuchilla del San Juan’ Producer Association Receives Peace Award

Made up of 123 small coffee growers, this association of Belén de Umbría, Risaralda, promotes the improvement of the living conditions of producers thanks to a community wet mill, opened in 2017.The award seeks to identify, recognize and ma…

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First National Meeting of Coffee Grower Associations

First National Meeting of Coffee Grower Associations

It is a propitious space for coffee grower associations from all over the country to interact, deliberate and raise their concerns and needs, which in turn will allow to structure an FNC institutional program to provide continued support an…

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YTD Colombian coffee production grows 5.4%

YTD Colombian coffee production grows 5.4%

Results confirm the importance of keeping coffee plantations renewed. Coffee exports grow 9.5% so far this year. Bogotá, August 5, 2019 (FNC Press Office) –  Coffee production in Colombia, the world’s largest producer of mild was…

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FNC pioneers obtaining rights over varieties developed by Cenicafé

FNC pioneers obtaining rights over varieties developed by Cenicafé

To protect collective equity of Colombian coffee growers, with a process that began in 2013, it is the first time an institution in the world obtains rights over 10 progenies of the Castillo® variety. Bogotá, July 23, 2019 (FNC Press Office…

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Final Declaration of the Participants of the Second World Coffee Producers Forum

Final Declaration of the Participants of the Second World Coffee Producers Forum

In the city of Campinas, Brazil, on July 10 and 11, 2019, the second forum of coffee-producing countries was held, and considering: 1. That the first Forum raised worldwide awareness to the need for economic sustainability in global coffee…

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FNC CEO asks for remunerative prices for coffee producers

FNC CEO asks for remunerative prices for coffee producers

At the Second World Coffee Producers Forum, he suggested that the industry pay at least USD 2/lb of coffee to producers. The coffee leader brought to this important forum the proposal that he has been leading in different spaces for the ben…

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